Just days after being cited for price gouging customers Whole Foods Market has now issued a voluntary recall on their packaged, raw Macadamia nuts due to possible Salmonella contamination.
The product in question was labeled as “Whole Foods Market Raw Macadamia Nuts” and packaged in 11-ounce plastic tubs.
The recalled packages have best-by dates of March 19, 2016 through June 21, 2016 and a UPC code of 0-76958-62059-1.
Recalled items were sold in AR, AZ, CA, CO, HI, KS, LA, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT Whole Foods Market Stores.
As of now no illnesses have been reported, but Salmonella can have an adverse effects on anyone.
The elderly, young and pregnant women can experience serious, even fatal reactions if ingested.
Healthy people may experience symptoms such as fever, diarrhea, vomiting and even blood in their stool in severe cases.
If you have this product and experience these symptoms you should seek immediate help from your doctor.
Customers who have this product should discard it and may bring in their receipt for a full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact Whole Foods Market Customer Service, 512-477-5566 ext. 20060 Monday to Friday 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. (EST).
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